POWYS hockey stars Phoebe Richards and Ferg Stevens will represent Wales later this month.

Knighton raised Richards forms part of the 18 strong Welsh women’s squad to take on Lithuania in the opening fixture of the European Hockey Open Series on Tuesday.

Meanwhile Llanfyllin’s Fergus Stevens and Welshpool’s James Crosskey represent Wales under 17s boys at the 2018 Futures Cup in St Albans.